Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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FLSLOT

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
1019 AM CST MON JAN 26 2015

...THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR THE KANKAKEE RIVER...
  KANKAKEE RIVER NEAR WILMINGTON AFFECTING GRUNDY AND WILL COUNTIES

.FLUCTUATIONS IN WATER LEVELS ON PORTIONS OF THE KANKAKEE RIVER
REMAIN POSSIBLE OVER THE NEXT FEW DAYS DUE TO ICE. ICE JAMS CAN
RESULT IN RAPID FLUCTUATIONS IN WATER LEVELS WITH LITTLE OR NO
WARNING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SAFETY MESSAGE...RIVER LEVELS MAY FLUCTUATE RAPIDLY DUE TO ICE WITH
LITTLE OR NO WARNING. RESIDENTS IN LOW LYING FLOOD PRONE AREAS SHOULD
REMAIN ALERT FOR POSSIBLE FLOODING DUE TO ICE JAMS.

&&

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1019 AM CST MON JAN 26 2015

THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR
  THE KANKAKEE RIVER NEAR WILMINGTON
* UNTIL WEDNESDAY MORNING.
* AT  945 AM MONDAY THE STAGE WAS 6.4 FEET AND WAS ICE AFFECTED.
* ACTION STAGE IS 5.0 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 6.5 FEET.
* IMPACT...ICE JAM FLOODING CAN BE VERY LOCALIZED AND NOT AFFECT ALL
  LOCATIONS ALONG THE RIVER. RESIDENTS IN LOW LYING FLOOD PRONE AREAS
  SHOULD REMAIN ALERT FOR POSSIBLE FLOODING DUE TO ICE JAMS.

&&

LAT...LON 4126 8799 4143 8827 4135 8828 4116 8806


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